Energy and Environmental Technology and Economics (MSc)

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The award
MSc

How long you will study
12 - 28 months

Domestic course fees
GBP 9200 per year

How you will study
full-time, part-time

Course starts
find out

International course fees
GBP 16800 per year

All study options

About Energy and Environmental Technology and Economics at City, University of London

Who is it for?

This programme is for students who want to engage with a wide range of industrial, commercial and research aspects of the energy sector. A focus on the current challenges and future opportunities leads students to research and investigate the implications of the many factors, environmental, technological, social and political, that influence the energy sector. It provides students with the knowledge and tools to identify pathways towards a more sustainable future, and ultimately enhances their ability to improve conditions for the wider population.

Students on the programme come from a range of backgrounds including engineering, environmental studies, finance, economics and law as well as professionals from the energy sector. Graduates from this programme have gone on to hold key and influential jobs in the energy industry and services.

Objectives

This MSc degree has been designed to give you a wide perspective when it comes to analysing and forecasting the future for energy, environmental technology and economics.

The Energy and Environmental Technology and Economics MSc will help you:

Understand the technologies for energy production: fossil fuels, nuclear and renewable

Assess the economic factors affecting energy production and supply

Know the economics governing consumer use and purchase of energy

Analyse and forecast the future of energy, environmental technology and economics

Evaluate the environmental effects of energy and other industrial production

Gain a real-world understanding of the issues - from regulation and government funding, to behavioural psychology and emerging technologies

Understand the technologies for reducing environmental impact and their economics

Consider ethical responsibilities in relation to energy use

Rapidly assess the most important features of a new technology

Integrate information across a broad range of subject areas, from engineering

through economics to risk assessment

Identify a range of perspectives, and look at the influence of a myriad of other forces at play by engaging with practising businesses and trade associations

The discipline of auditing energy consumption

Monitoring performance and engaging with international energy management standards

Relate to professionals from a wide variety of backgrounds, academic, commercial and industrial, from professors in engineering and mathematics through to consulting engineers to senior managers and directors of large, publicly quoted companies.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMScHow you will studyFull-time, Part-timeHow long you will study12 - 28 months
    Course starts find outDomestic course feesGBP 9200 per yearInternational course feesGBP 16800 per year

Notes about fees for this course

Fees listed are for full-time only. Part-time fees are:

UK/EU: £4,600 per year

£4,800 per year.

Entry requirements

If you are an overseas student whose first language is not English, the following qualification is required:

IELTS: 6.5 (minimum of 6.0 in all four components)

Due to changes in the UKVI's list of SELTs we are no longer able to accept TOEFL as evidence of English language for students who require a CAS as of April 2014.

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